Council Bluffs Public Pools

Council Bluffs is home to two beautiful outdoor aquatic centers; Katelman Water Park and Pirate Cove Water Park. OPENING DAY: May 25, 2019!

Council Bluffs Pools Hours of Operation 

  • Monday: 12:00 - 8:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday - Thursday: 12:00 - 7:00 p.m.
  • Friday - Sunday: 12:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Pool Parties

Pool Parties may be booked starting at 10 a.m. on May 25. You can book your party at the front desk of the pool you desire to reserve; Katelman or Pirate Cove. You may book 1 party per adult at a time. For prices, use the pool links on the left)

Council Bluffs Pool Policies

  • Swim Passes are available for sale at the pools only can be purchased on or after May 25
  • Swim Passes are for the use of the purchaser only. Verification of family members for season passes may be required
  • Swim passes cannot be used at Swim Under the Lights events.
  • Swim passes are for recreational swimming at the two municipal outdoor pools only
  • Swim Passes must be shown upon entering the pool
  • All children seven (7) years of age or younger must be accompanied by an adult during recreation swimming
  • No season pass or punch card refunds or partial refunds

Iowa Smokefree Air Act--smoking is prohibited during any and all events taking place in the park.